How to Download HBO Max Originals on Computer

Written by Ashley Rowell
Last updated May 20, 2024 / Category: Howto & Guides

Similar to Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, HBO Max also provides users with a lot of classic original series, like Craftopia, a Lauren-run crafts competition show for children, Looney Tunes Cartoons, a new series of traditional cartoons like Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Tweety Bird, and Wile E. Coyote for children, Love Life, a love story anthology show led by Anna Kendrick, and many more. Of course, the original series list is growing, and more exciting content is on the way. Please note that all those videos are only playable within the HBO Max app.

Download HBO Max TV originals

Plus, when you want to download some classic HBO Max episodes on your computer to watch them offline, you will find no download button for them. What happened? The truth is that HBO Max doesn't offer the download feature on PC, meaning that you cannot download your favorite content on your computer but only watch them offline on your smartphone or tablet.

Tool Required: Kigo HBOMax Video Downloader

To download HBO Max videos from a web browser like Microsoft edge, Chrome, or Firefox, so that you can play them offline on computer without installing the HBO Max app, Kigo HBOMax Video Downloader is highly recommended for you.

Kigo HBOMax Video Downloader gives users an easy, fast, and efficient way to download various videos offline from HBO Max. With Kigo users can easily download HBO Max movies and TV shows including HBO Max originals from their computers and save them in MP4 and MKV formats with HD video quality. Since V1.2.0, Kigo has adopted a new download mode that offers unbelievable download speeds, and the download took 75% less time than the regular recorded version. While downloading, you can also choose the language of the audio tracks and subtitles to keep. And Kigo also allows users to download subtitle files only or extract audio files.

HBOMax Video Downloader
  • Download movies and TV shows from HBO Max to PC / Mac.
  • Select some or the whole audio tracks and subtitles to keep.
  • Download HBO Max videos to MP4 / MKV with HD videos.
  • Support AC3 and 5.1 audio downloading.
  • Fast speed and easy to operate.

Ultimate Guide to Download HBO Max Originals on Computer with Kigo

Depending on your computer system, you can click on the corresponding download button to download the appropriate version and install it on your computer. After clicking on the launcher, you can follow the steps below to implement the original episodes of HBO Max.

For this tutorial, we will use the Windows version as an example. If you are a Mac user, don't worry, the steps are the same for both.

Step 1. Set the output format, output video quality, output path and so on.

Click on the Settings tab on the top right corner of the window to set the output format, video quality, audio track language, subtitle language, output path and so on as you need. From the Download Settings option, you can set MP4 or MKV as the output video format. For subtitles, it allows you to save subtitles as "Internal Subtitles", "External Subtitle", and "Hardcode Subtitles" to meet the requirements for subtitles.

download settings

Step 2. Add HBO Max original series to Kigo.

Through an embedded intelligent search engine system, you can copy and paste the HBO Max video URL to or drag videos' link to Kigo HBOMax Video Downloader, or use the video title to search and add to Kigo.

Add HBO Max videos

If this is your first time login, you need to login with your HBOMax account to go on. After the login, now the search results will list on the Kigo.

Step 3. Customize the "Advanced Download" Settings.

Kigo HBOMax Video Downloader added "Advanced Download" settings to allow users to select the audio track and subtitle with more details. If you are trying to download a TV show, simply click the Download icon, followed that a window will pop up allowing you to select titles as well as seasons, and to choose audio track and subtitles by clicking "Advanced Download" in the bottom left corner. If you try to download a movie, please click advanced icon to open the window.

Advanced download settings

Step 4.Start to download HBO Max originals.

Now you can click the "Download" button to start downloading HBO Max original series on your computer.

Downloading HBO Max Shows

After the downloading, you can click "Library" - "Folder icon" to locate the downloaded TV Shows directly. And then you can play these downloaded videos offline on any devices as you like.


There is no official channel support if you want to download HBO Max videos on your computers. The only way to download HBO Max video content and play it offline is to seek help from a third-party program, such as Kigo HBOMax Video Downloader. And after downloading videos by using Kigo, you don't need to worry about those download limits set on videos by HBO Max.

Ashley Rowell
Ashley Rowell
Staff Writer

Ashley Rowell, a senior staff writer, is an expert in video and audio subjects, specializing in streaming video and audio conversion, downloading, and editing. She has a deep understanding of the video/audio settings for various devices and platforms such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney Plus, Hulu, YouTube, etc, allowing for customized media files to meet your specific needs.

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